Period
to 15 June 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 43 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware 914 831 1,528
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.15% 5.55% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 16.21% 13.76% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 626 663 1,275
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £33,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £59,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,638 6,041 10,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.95% 40.32% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,916 4,707 8,583
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,606 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% +5.00% +1.01%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +22 346 £42,500 -1.16% 37
Thames Valley -19 253 £42,500 -10.53% 53
Surrey +10 194 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Berkshire -28 141 £42,500 -5.56% 30
Buckinghamshire +3 70 £48,000 +20.00% 14
West Sussex -12 50 £27,000 -29.87% 11
Oxfordshire -16 42 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Kent -4 35 £42,000 -9.19% 12
East Sussex -31 18 £33,250 -26.11% 5
Sussex - 6 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 588 (64.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 508 (55.58%) Windows
3 428 (46.83%) Azure
4 419 (45.84%) Microsoft
5 404 (44.20%) Active Directory
6 326 (35.67%) Linux
7 313 (34.25%) Windows Server
8 295 (32.28%) Microsoft 365
9 245 (26.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 245 (26.81%) Firewall
10 234 (25.60%) Hyper-V
11 226 (24.73%) AWS
12 218 (23.85%) Degree
13 198 (21.66%) DevOps
14 196 (21.44%) ITIL
15 192 (21.01%) Cisco
16 184 (20.13%) DNS
17 180 (19.69%) Citrix
18 179 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
19 176 (19.26%) Social Skills
20 155 (16.96%) Ansible
21 146 (15.97%) Data Centre
21 146 (15.97%) Finance
22 143 (15.65%) DHCP
23 140 (15.32%) SQL Server
23 140 (15.32%) PowerShell
24 138 (15.10%) Computer Science
25 136 (14.88%) Java
26 135 (14.77%) Software Engineering
27 133 (14.55%) SQL

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 101 (11.05%) GemFire
2 98 (10.72%) Apache
3 93 (10.18%) Apache Spark
4 88 (9.63%) MS Exchange
5 85 (9.30%) SharePoint
6 46 (5.03%) IIS
7 18 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (1.53%) OpenStack
10 12 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.77%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
16 3 (0.33%) CMS
16 3 (0.33%) JBoss
16 3 (0.33%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.66%) MicroStation
2 6 (0.66%) Revit
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.44%) Maximo
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 428 (46.83%) Azure
2 295 (32.28%) Microsoft 365
3 226 (24.73%) AWS
4 101 (11.05%) GitHub
5 81 (8.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 67 (7.33%) PaaS
7 57 (6.24%) IaaS
8 55 (6.02%) Amazon Kinesis
9 52 (5.69%) GCP
10 44 (4.81%) SaaS
11 40 (4.38%) OpenShift
12 21 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
13 17 (1.86%) Mimecast
13 17 (1.86%) OneDrive
14 6 (0.66%) Power Platform
14 6 (0.66%) Slack
15 5 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.55%) Google Workspace
16 4 (0.44%) Power Automate
16 4 (0.44%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 245 (26.81%) Firewall
2 184 (20.13%) DNS
3 143 (15.65%) DHCP
4 109 (11.93%) SAN
5 107 (11.71%) TCP/IP
6 100 (10.94%) VPN
7 99 (10.83%) WAN
8 83 (9.08%) LAN
9 60 (6.56%) Network Security
10 46 (5.03%) VoIP
11 45 (4.92%) VLAN
12 35 (3.83%) MPLS
13 34 (3.72%) NAS
14 31 (3.39%) Wireless
15 29 (3.17%) Internet
16 26 (2.84%) BGP
17 25 (2.74%) OSPF
18 24 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
19 21 (2.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 117 (12.80%) PostgreSQL
3 94 (10.28%) MariaDB
4 93 (10.18%) HBase
5 90 (9.85%) Redis
6 75 (8.21%) NoSQL
7 71 (7.77%) Relational Database
8 68 (7.44%) Big Data
9 10 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.09%) MySQL
10 9 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 7 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.44%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.44%) DB2
13 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.33%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 119 (13.02%) Git (software)
2 106 (11.60%) Jenkins
3 102 (11.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 101 (11.05%) Cucumber
4 101 (11.05%) Cypress.io
4 101 (11.05%) JUnit
4 101 (11.05%) Protractor
5 100 (10.94%) Storybook
6 93 (10.18%) Eclipse
6 93 (10.18%) Gradle
6 93 (10.18%) IntelliJ
7 90 (9.85%) Mockito
8 56 (6.13%) Artifactory
9 38 (4.16%) SonarQube
10 25 (2.74%) JIRA
11 11 (1.20%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.88%) Bitbucket
13 6 (0.66%) Android Studio
13 6 (0.66%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.66%) WinDbg
General
1 176 (19.26%) Social Skills
2 146 (15.97%) Finance
3 105 (11.49%) Banking
4 101 (11.05%) Law
5 49 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 35 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.63%) Marketing
8 22 (2.41%) Public Sector
9 18 (1.97%) Organisational Skills
10 16 (1.75%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.64%) Military
11 15 (1.64%) Presentation Skills
12 13 (1.42%) Automotive
13 11 (1.20%) Legal
14 10 (1.09%) Documentation Skills
15 9 (0.98%) Electronics
16 8 (0.88%) French Language
17 7 (0.77%) Local Government
18 5 (0.55%) Influencing Skills
19 3 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 200 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 100 (10.94%) Support Engineer
3 89 (9.74%) IT Engineer
4 78 (8.53%) Software Engineer
5 73 (7.99%) IT Support
6 66 (7.22%) Analyst
7 65 (7.11%) Architect
8 59 (6.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 54 (5.91%) Developer
9 54 (5.91%) Network Engineer
10 48 (5.25%) 2nd Line Support
11 45 (4.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 44 (4.81%) Consultant
13 42 (4.60%) IT Support Engineer
14 41 (4.49%) Principal Engineer
15 39 (4.27%) Principal Software Engineer
16 38 (4.16%) Administrator
16 38 (4.16%) Support Analyst
17 36 (3.94%) Azure Engineer
18 35 (3.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (13.68%) CSS
2 122 (13.35%) AngularJS
2 122 (13.35%) Node.js
2 122 (13.35%) React
3 103 (11.27%) RESTful
4 101 (11.05%) Kafka
4 101 (11.05%) Redux
4 101 (11.05%) Spring
4 101 (11.05%) Tailwind CSS
4 101 (11.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 100 (10.94%) Express
6 93 (10.18%) JSON
6 93 (10.18%) Spark Streaming
7 90 (9.85%) WireMock
8 85 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
9 76 (8.32%) Play Framework
10 56 (6.13%) LAMP
10 56 (6.13%) LAPP Stack
11 32 (3.50%) HTML
11 32 (3.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 146 (15.97%) Data Centre
2 107 (11.71%) Linux Command Line
3 71 (7.77%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (6.13%) Public Cloud
5 52 (5.69%) User Experience
6 42 (4.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 42 (4.60%) Private Cloud
7 35 (3.83%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.63%) PKI
8 24 (2.63%) Replication
9 23 (2.52%) Clustering
10 16 (1.75%) Driving Licence
11 13 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.20%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.20%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.88%) Cybercrime
14 6 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (0.66%) Life Science
14 6 (0.66%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 508 (55.58%) Windows
2 326 (35.67%) Linux
3 313 (34.25%) Windows Server
4 129 (14.11%) Unix
5 119 (13.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 111 (12.14%) Windows Server 2016
7 108 (11.82%) Windows 10
8 82 (8.97%) Windows Server 2019
9 68 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 42 (4.60%) CentOS
11 39 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (2.74%) Ubuntu
13 23 (2.52%) Android
14 21 (2.30%) Apple iOS
15 18 (1.97%) Windows 7
16 16 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (1.31%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.88%) Debian
18 8 (0.88%) Solaris
18 8 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (26.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 198 (21.66%) DevOps
3 196 (21.44%) ITIL
4 179 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (15.10%) Computer Science
6 135 (14.77%) Software Engineering
7 125 (13.68%) Microservices
8 101 (11.05%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 101 (11.05%) Digital Banking
9 95 (10.39%) Validation
10 89 (9.74%) Business Continuity
11 86 (9.41%) Migration
12 80 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
13 76 (8.32%) Software Testing
14 75 (8.21%) Scrum
15 72 (7.88%) High Availability
16 66 (7.22%) TDD
17 65 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 62 (6.78%) Scaled Agile Framework
19 61 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 140 (15.32%) PowerShell
2 136 (14.88%) Java
3 133 (14.55%) SQL
4 122 (13.35%) Python
5 96 (10.50%) Shell Script
6 93 (10.18%) Groovy
7 53 (5.80%) JavaScript
8 38 (4.16%) Bash Shell
9 33 (3.61%) C++
10 30 (3.28%) C#
11 20 (2.19%) C
12 12 (1.31%) Ruby
13 9 (0.98%) Perl
14 6 (0.66%) Apple Swift
14 6 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.44%) Go
16 3 (0.33%) VB
16 3 (0.33%) VBScript
17 2 (0.22%) PHP
18 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 218 (23.85%) Degree
2 117 (12.80%) Cisco Certification
3 116 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 90 (9.85%) OCP
4 90 (9.85%) Oracle Certification
5 85 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 81 (8.86%) CCNA
7 78 (8.53%) MCSE
8 72 (7.88%) SC Cleared
9 41 (4.49%) CCNP
10 32 (3.50%) MCP
11 31 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 30 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
13 25 (2.74%) MCSA
14 21 (2.30%) DV Cleared
15 14 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
15 14 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (0.88%) CEH
16 8 (0.88%) MBA
17 7 (0.77%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.89%) SLA
2 24 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
3 11 (1.20%) QA
4 5 (0.55%) GDPR
4 5 (0.55%) NCSC
4 5 (0.55%) NIST
5 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.11%) GRC
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 588 (64.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 404 (44.20%) Active Directory
3 234 (25.60%) Hyper-V
4 93 (10.18%) HDFS
5 85 (9.30%) vSphere
6 74 (8.10%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (5.14%) Docker
8 42 (4.60%) XenApp
9 33 (3.61%) VMware NSX
10 28 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (2.52%) RHEV
11 23 (2.52%) XenDesktop
12 19 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 16 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
15 12 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
16 11 (1.20%) KVM
17 10 (1.09%) NFS
18 8 (0.88%) DFS Replication
19 7 (0.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 155 (16.96%) Ansible
2 82 (8.97%) SCCM
3 68 (7.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 62 (6.78%) Kubernetes
5 40 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (3.28%) vRealize
7 28 (3.06%) vCenter Server
8 24 (2.63%) SCVMM
9 23 (2.52%) Terraform
10 18 (1.97%) HAProxy
10 18 (1.97%) Puppet
11 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
11 15 (1.64%) SCOM
11 15 (1.64%) WSUS
12 11 (1.20%) SCOrch
13 10 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.98%) FortiGate
14 9 (0.98%) Jamf Pro
15 7 (0.77%) Nagios
16 5 (0.55%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 419 (45.84%) Microsoft
2 192 (21.01%) Cisco
3 180 (19.69%) Citrix
4 100 (10.94%) Okta
5 59 (6.46%) Oracle
6 55 (6.02%) Meraki
7 53 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 50 (5.47%) F5
8 50 (5.47%) Veeam
9 41 (4.49%) Dell
9 41 (4.49%) NetApp
10 38 (4.16%) HP
11 33 (3.61%) IBM
12 25 (2.74%) Juniper
13 24 (2.63%) Sophos
14 22 (2.41%) CheckPoint
15 19 (2.08%) Palo Alto
16 16 (1.75%) EMC
16 16 (1.75%) SolarWinds
17 15 (1.64%) Infoblox